Stanley Cup Playoffs: Monday's Need To Know

Can the Blackhawks force a Game 7 in their series against the Red Wings on Monday night in Detroit? What does Don Cherry think of John Tortorella scratching Brad Richards? Stay up to date on all the latest NHL playoff news.

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The old adage may be heard on Monday night: the best players will need to be the best players for the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings in Game 6. (Photos courtesy Getty Images)

The Sharks were able to do it on Sunday at home, but can the Blackhawks force a Game 7 in their series against the Red Wings on Monday night in Detroit (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 8 p.m. ET)?

Stay up to date on all the latest NHL playoff news and notes with Monday's Need To Know, which will be updated throughout the day: